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Pacifica Radio Archives

Pacifica Radio Archives is considered by historians and scholars to be one of the oldest and most important audio collections in the world.

Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century, Pacifica radio programs include documentaries, performances, discussions, debates, drama, poetry readings, commentaries and radio arts.

The Pacifica Radio Archives appraise, collect, organize, describe, preserve the creative work generated by, or produced in association with, Pacifica Radio, and make it available for research and reference use.

They focus on materials that reflect the memory, traditions and evolution of Pacifica Radio. The intellectual content of the collection emphasizes a common thread of social justice covering cultural, health, historical, political, psychological, racial, religious, philosophical and social aspects of society over a variety of subjects.

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News & Public Affairs

TOPIC
pacifica 106
californialightandsound 82
vietnam 34
Radio plays 27
californiapreservationservice 21
Radio adaptations 18
MUSIC 17
BLACK PANTHERS 15
film 10
king 10
revolution 10
war 10
Science fiction 9
berkeley 8
demonstration 8
draft 8
AFRICAN AMERICANS 7
Folk music 7
NEWTON, HUEY 7
Newton, Huey P. 7
Protests, demonstrations, vigils--Berkeley (Calif.) 7
assassination 7
wbai 7
Palestine 6
San Francisco (Calif.) 6
activist 6
black 6
clouzot 6
columbia 6
kennedy 6
massacre 6
military 6
minor 6
my lai 6
mylai 6
president 6
resistance 6
tet 6
1890-1957 5
1941- 5
Christopher 5
Greek 5
Johnson 5
Middle East 5
Morley 5
Mythology 5
Pacifica 5
Pacifica Radio Archives 5
Prisoners -- Personal narratives. 5
Thompson, Elsa Knight 5
baez 5
chicago 5
poetry 5
1911-1968 4
BROWN, ELAINE 4
Baird 4
Berson, Ginny Z. 4
Blacks--Political activity 4
CLEAVER, ELDRIDGE 4
East Los Angeles (Calif.) 4
Huey P. Newton funeral / introduced by Ginny Z. Berson. 4
John 4
Mervyn Laurence 4
PLO 4
Pacifica Radio 4
Peake 4
Poetry 4
Police--Los Angeles (Calif.)--Complaints against 4
Police--Political activity--Los Angeles (Calif.) 4
Robert Rauschenberg 4
Searles 4
Silbowitz, Al 4
Smithson, Denny 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements 4
William 4
activism 4
baldwin 4
harris 4
johnson 4
panther 4
rand 4
washington 4
1868-1917 3
1968 3
Amyx, Carol 3
BLACK PANTHER PARTY. 3
Bromberg 3
Cleaver, Eldridge, 1935- 3
David 3
Edward 3
Electronic music 3
Fairy tales 3
Fannie Lou Hamer 3
Frank Moffett 3
George Carlin 3
Gold, Ronald. 3
Gormenghast trilogy 3
Howard 3
Israel 3
James 3
John Cage 3
Jonathan 3
Joplin 3
Katz 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) 3
Marcel Duchamp 3
Mosier 3
Music--16th century 3
Music--20th century 3
PRISONS & PRISONERS 3
Piano--Performance 3
Public welfare 3
Radio Programs 3
Ragtime music 3
Rosa Parks 3
Scott 3
Slavery in literature 3
Sturgeon 3
Theodore 3
Tigar, Mike 3
ayn 3
campaign 3
commentary 3
czechoslovakia 3
fiction 3
ginsberg 3
grape 3
hollywood 3
hue 3
interview 3
kpfa 3
kpfk 3
objectivisim 3
poor 3
revolt 3
seale 3
strike 3
student 3
thompson 3
1550-1605 2
1882-1971 2
1885-1938 2
1913- 2
1938- 2
1942- 2
Angela Davis 2
Armand. 2
Avant garde music 2
Berland, Jim 2
Bill Vanaver 2
Blacks -- Political activity. 2
Bodenheimer, Thomas 2
Chamber music ensembles 2
Charles. 2
Chicanos--Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social conditions 2
Children's museums 2
Choral singing 2
Choruses (Musical groups) 2
Cleaver, Eldridge, 1935-1998 2
Comedy 2
Communist parties 2
Communists--California 2
Comparone 2
Counter culture 2
Country music 2
Daniel 2
Dave 2
Death in literature 2
Delany 2
Eastern 2
Edson 2
Elaine 2
Elizabeth 2
Eric 2
Erich 2
Federico 2
Fiction radio programs 2
Fiddling 2
Folk music--Europe 2
Folklore 2
Gay liberation movement. 2
Gays -- Political activity. 2
Gevins, Adi 2
Gordon, Greg. 2
Graf 2
Gravy, Wavy 2
Greece 2
Gruskin 2
Gy�rgy 2
Hammond 2
Hanks 2
Henry (Oboist) 2
Horowitz, Michael 2
Huey Newton from jail in Oakland, CA. 2
Hume 2
Igor 2
Indians of North America--Political activity 2
Interviews with the Soledad Brothers / interviewed and produced by David Stevens. 2
JACKSON, GEORGE 2
James Morgan 2
LANGUAGE
english 83
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In 2011, Pacifica Radio Archives received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to preserve 150 programs from our vaults, with preservation assistance from George Blood Audio and Video in Philadelphia, PA. The resulting collection encompasses an eclectic array of programs, some of which were only very recently discovered by PRA staff. Among some of the many highlights of the collection are a WBAI interview with Andy Warhol about his film Chelsea Girls shortly after the film’s...
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Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and Pacifica station listeners, this one-year project brings to life fragile and deteriorating reel- to-reel tapes of national significance. Three categories of tapes were selected that highlight some of the strengths of our collection: • Pacifica and Politics: Pacifica’s extensive collection of political programs, covering a variety of topics such as Watergate, COINTELPRO, race and gender relations, featuring personalities...
Pacifica Radio Archives
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TO HAVE DONE WITH THE JUDGEMENT OF GOD, written and read by Antonin Artraud. Artraud reads from his play, in French. BROADCAST: KPFA, 15 Oct. 1968. In French.(41 min.) BB2075 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: artraud, antonin, pacifica
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In 2013, the Pacifica Radio Archives received funding from the GRAMMY Foundation to preserve two significant series of tapes that were originally recorded at and broadcast on Pacifica’s New York station, WBAI-FM: The Free Music Store (1969-1975) and The Mind’s Eye Theatre (1966-1969). Sharing the belief that culture belongs to the people, these two programs brought the performing arts to audiences for free every week while collapsing distinctions between “high” and “low” culture. ...
Topic: pra
Pacifica Radio Archives
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DON JUAN THE SORCERER - Carlos Castaneda interviewed by Theodore Roszak. Author of "The Teachings of Don Juan" discusses his experiences with hallucinogenic substances used under the guidance of his Yaqui Indian teacher, don Juan Matus. BROADCAST: KPFA, 30 Jan. 1969.(37 min.) BB2038 Pacifica Radio Archives.
( 2 reviews )
Topics: castaneda, hallucinogen, mushrooms, peyote, roszak, matus, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium
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Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium presents "Say It LOUD: New Songs For Peace." The Polemic Consortium is Mark Torres, Gomez, Bulldog Music composed by Gomez and Bulldog Mixed and produced by Mark Torres 01. Ed Asner 02. I Want All of My Daughters to be Like Maxine Waters - Maxine Waters (D-CA), Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) 03. Damn Some Money - Muhammad Ali 04. Bin Bush - Michael Moore 05. Father Knows Best - Gore Vidal 06. The Problems Have A History - Tariq Ali 07....
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ed Asner, Maxine Waters, Dennis Kucinich, Muhammad Ali, Michael Moore, Gore Vidal, Tariq Ali,...
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Humorist discusses his transition from straight comedian to a social satirist. He talks about how Lenny Bruce and Mort Sahl helped him get started, where he is headed now, and his recent firings from nightclubs for his use of political material and "objectionable" language. Recorded at the Playboy Club, San Francisco, on December 29, 1970.
Topics: George Carlin, Pacifica, Comedy
Several voices come together to tell the four part documentary on the life and influence of Nelson Mandela, South African president who served from 1994-1999 and the first president to be elected in South Africa by a representative democratic election. Sandra Radley is the producer, writer, and narrator. Bill Wax is the executive producer.
Source: KPFA
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
2,735
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A NIGHT IN CHICAGO / reported by Dale Minor, Phil Watson and Bob Fass. Produced by Elsa Knight Thompson. Documentary report on the demonstrations at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Includes ctuality of Bobby Seale, Black Panther Party co-founder outside the Convention Center at a Black Panther rally; Dick Gregory at President Lyndon Johnson's "birthday" party; and reports from Allen Ginsberg and Studs Terkel about police brutality at a religious prayer vigil....
Topics: chicago, panther, johnson, ginsberg, terkel, seale, pacifica, thompson, gregory
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
2,437
1
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James Baldwin discusses living and growing in a white world in a talk to students at a predominently Black high school in Oakland, California. RECORDED by KQED at Castlemont High School, Oakland. BROADCAST: KPFA, 23 June 1963.
Topics: Baldwin, Pacifica, KPFA, Castlemont
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
2,325
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The Assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy. Recorded at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, 4 June 1968. Actuality of day of the assassination at Kennedy's campaign headquarters: Jesse Unruh's speech, Kennedy's speech, the shooting, eyewitness accounts. 56minutes. BB4511 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: assassination, president, kennedy, senator, pacifica
2,325
The Pacifica Radio Archives is host to an extensive collection of programs that have dealt with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues, including what we believe to be the first radio program to explicitly address the topic from 1958. That program and others are featured in this collection, whose preservation and access were coordinated between New York University’s Moving Image Archiving and Preservation graduate school program, the University of California, Berkeley Moffitt...
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,808
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Martin Luther King at Santa Rita / produced by Colin Edwards. Description: King's speech at a demonstration supporting anti-war activitists imprisoned at the Santa Rita rehabilitation center. MARTIN LUTHER KING AT SANTA RITA produced by Colin Edwards. RECORDED: Santa Rita, California, 14 Jan. 1968. BROADCAST: KPFA, 15 Jan. 1968. (23 min.)BB1460 Pacifica Radio Archives.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: king, demonstration, activist, vietnam, pacifica
1,783
The Pacifica Radio Archives is one of the oldest and largest collections of non-commercial listener-sponsored public radio programs in world. Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century, Pacifica radio programs include documentaries, performances, discussions, debates, drama, poetry readings, commentaries and radio arts. The Pacifica Radio Archives appraise, collect, organize, describe, and preserve the creative work generated by, or...
Topic: Pacifica Radio
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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On the comedian's battle for free speech on stage. Lenny Bruce, forefather of the socially conscious comic speaks before a live audience about drugs, the police and his arrests. Bruce speaks openly about his own addictions, being arrested by the LAPD and the violation of his civil rights. 1963. 28 minutes.
Topics: Lenny Bruce, Pacifica, Comedy
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,696
0
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Award-winning journalist, best-selling author and host of Democracy Now!, Amy Goodman narrates this documentary, which spans more than 65 years of convention coverage and chronicles milestones in American political history. From the formal speeches of Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1936, to the battles inside and outside the Chicago 1968 convention and the radical sounds of Rage Against the Machine in the streets of Los Angeles in 2000, the documentary showcases the Pacifica Network's progressive...
Topics: democratic national convention, republican national convention
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,523
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Author Alice B. Toklas reads from her autobiography; includes her "Recipe for Hashish Fudge". Recorded: from a Campus recording. 1963 BB1178 Pacifica
( 1 reviews )
Topics: toklas, hashish, pacifica, stein, fudge, pot
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,428
3
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A) An interview with George Carlin. Produced by Larry Bendky for "The Living Room" in 1997. B) Richard Pryor on Attica. A Compilation of Pryor's poetry and comments made during the Attica prison rebellion. Produced by Alan Farley in 1972. 78 minutes.
Topics: Richard Pryor, George Carlin, comedians, progressive comedians, Alan Farley, Larry Bensky, The...
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,196
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Bob Fass in Chicago - August 27, 1968. Discussion of Phil Ochs, Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman and current issues. WBAI RECORDED: (via telephone) August 27, 1968. Experimental radio pieces featuring live interviews with Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman, and Phil Ochs, political singer songwriter. - CONTENT: Live broadcast: pt.1. Phil Ochs and Jerry Rubin -- pt.2. Abbie Hoffman -- pt.3. "Whatzername" -- pt.4. "General Waste More Land" -- pt.5. "L'il Ol' Lady". BROADCAST: 27...
Topics: fass, chicago, hoffman, ochs, rubin, 1968, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,180
0
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Dale Minor from Vietnam. Recorded by WBAI reporters in Vietnam, 1968. Description: News report on the Tet offensive. BB1324.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: pacifica, revolution, ecology, war, tet, vietnam
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
1,165
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MEN AND WOMEN IN THE ARTS CONCERNED WITH VIETNAM : BENEFIT FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING. James Baldwin comments before Dr. King's final speech in Los Angeles, followed by the speech itself. Recorded in a Beverly Hills, California home, 16 Mar. 1968. - CONTENT: pt.1. James Baldwin's comments (6 min.) -- pt.2. Martin Luther King, Jr. speech (31 min.). - RECORDED: from the audience, 16 Mar. 1968. BROADCAST: KPFK, 4 Apr. 1968. Total: 37:00 BB4661 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: king, demonstration, activist, vietnam, pacifica, baldwin, kpfk
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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On the Kennedy assassination; interview by William O'Connell. Recorded: 29 Dec. 1967. Description: Josiah Thompson is interviewed about his book "Six Seconds in Dallas about the President Kennedy Assassination".(58 min.) BB4627 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: kennedy, assassination, dallas, pacifica, coverup
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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SUN RA / interviewed by Dennis Irving. - Poet, mythical scientist, musician, and leader of Solar Arkestra discusses his mystical view of the world and humanity. He begins by defining his style of music within the concept of infinity, his role as a musical "coordinator," and the importance of music for all people. Blacks have been cast as "evil" in the Western world, which has lead to a decline in African American self value. Music, he suggests, can counter this history. Sun...
Topics: sun ra, irving, african, jazz, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Widowed three weeks, Coretta Scott King delivers a speech from her husband's notes, including the "Ten Commandments On VietNam". (3:55) Pacifica Radio Archives
Topics: king, demonstration, activist, vietnam, pacifica, commandments
French-Cuban Author Anais Nin (1903-1977) reads excerpts from her memoirs "The Diary of Anais Nin" which she began writing at the age of 11and continued to write until her death. She is also the author of "Cities of the Interior" and is aslo well known for her erotica literature.
Source: KPFA
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke discusses his work on the film "2001: A Space Odyssey" in an interview with Paul Anderson. San Francisco, 1968. BB2020 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: film, interview, clarke, anderson, pacifica, hollywood, scifi, dullea, odyssey
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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The Film since World War Two - Pauline Kael 1968. Recorded: at University of California, Berkeley, 26 Apr. 1968. Description: Film critic discusses the history of filmmaking. Reels: 1 of 2 Length: 64:42 Total: 117:00 BB2116a Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: kael, film, berkeley, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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The End Of The Road - Ayn Rand. - SERIES: Ayn Rand commentary - Rand presents her views of the world, politics, and human thought. Episode One focuses on the political state in America including Lyndon Johnson and McCarthy. BROADCAST: WBAI, 4 Apr. 1968. (25min) BB3777.01 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: rand, ayn, commentary, johnson, mccarthy, pacifica, objectivisim
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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BALDWIN AND DARDEN. A discussion on the plight of Black Americans by James Baldwin with R.H. Darden, introduced by comedian Dick Van Dyke. BROADCAST: KPFK, 1 Apr. 1968.(60 min.) BB4514 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: baldwin, darden, dyke, pacifica, kpfk, racism
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 1 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Part 1: "Commentary of a Black Souther Busrider" by Rosa Parks Rosa Parks discusses her refusal to give up her seat to a white man & the resulting bus boycott in Montgomery, AL. April 1956 interview, from BB0566. Part 2: "We Want To Be Free" by Dorothy Dandridge Dorothy Dandridge speaking at a Freedom Rally at Wrigley Field, 26 May 1963, from BB4745a. Part 3: "The Negro In American Culture" by...
Topics: Rosa Parks, Dorothy Dandridge, Lorraine Hansberry
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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A Major address by Robert F. Kennedy. When & Where: Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1968. Recorded: Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles (Calif.), 19 Apr. 1968. Description: Speech by the presidential candidate. (44 min.) BB4503 Pacifica Radio Archives
Topics: kennedy, biltmore, pacifica, president, campaign, assassination
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Robert F. Kennedy at San Fernando Valley State College, introduced by Jesse Unruh. Speech to students on campus during his Presidential campaign, shortly before his assassination in Downtown Los Angeles. - RECORDED: by KEDC, Van Nuys, California. BROADCAST: KPFK, 25 Mar. 1968. (50 min.) BB4629.
Topics: kennedy, valley, college, pacifica, president, campaign, assassination
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
718
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Herbert Feinstein discusses the film "The Lion In Winter" in an interview with Director Anthony Harvey and actress June Merrow. 1968. Series: Feinstein interviews; no. 35. BB2012.38 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: film, feinstein, harvey, pacifica, hollywood, hepburn, burton, merrow
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
717
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Speech by Coretta King on the Civil Rights movement. 1968. (16 min.) BB1562 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: coretta, king, vietnam, civil rights, black, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
717
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: Documentary on social conditions in pre-World War II Palestine, and the early Zionist activities, based on Herzl's memoirs. 1972
Topics: Palestine, Middle East, PLO, Pacifica Radio
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 5 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Collected Speeches of Fannie Lou Hamer" Collection of several speeches made by this fiery Civil Rights activist and leader of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic party. Includes excerpts from a 1965 Berkeley interview, the documentary "The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer," a speech at the Vietnam Moratorium rally at U.C. Berkeley, and from "Profiles of Movement Activists II: Voices of the Civil Rights...
Topic: Fannie Lou Hamer
Examination of various aspects of the My Lai massacre, the attempted cover-up, and the military trial. - CONTENTS: The pinkville story (30 min.). - BROADCAST: WBAI, Dec. 1969.Pacifica Radio Archives BB3559.01
Topics: military, vietnam, mylai, my lai, massacre, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 6 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Part 1: "Voices of Pacifica: Gwendolyn Brooks" Spring 2001 from PZ0300.083. Part 2: "Poets and Politicians Against the War" by June Jordan Talk by poet & Professor of Afro-American & Women's Studies at U.C. Berkeley. Also reads her poems & an essay called "The Evening Malcolm X Died." KPFA broadcast, march 1991 from AZ0936. Part 3: "Why Choose Love?" by bell hooks On the question of...
Topics: Gwendolyn Brooks, June Jordan, bell hooks
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
673
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Campus Or Battleground: A Report on the Events at Columbia University in late April of 1968, by Ayn Rand with guest Dr. Robert Hessen. SERIES: Ayn Rand commentary no. 3 - Rand presents her views on the world, international politics, current affairs, and human thought. BROADCAST: WBAI, 15 Oct. 1968.(25:00min) BB3777.03
Topics: rand, ayn, commentary, activism, columbia, pacifica, objectivisim
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
654
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MARTIN LUTHER KING MEMORIAL IN CENTRAL PARK produced by David Rapkin. Recorded in Central Park Mall, New York City. Description: Actuality of the rally held the day after King's assassination. Includes speeches by Ossie Davis, Dr. Benjamin Spock, James Forman, Florence Kennedy, Lidia Williams, Jarvis Teiner, and Phil Luciano. RECORDED: in Central Park Mall, New York City. BROADCAST: WBAI, 5 Apr. 1968. (64min) BB3172A - Part 1 of 2. Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: king, mlk, assassination, memorial, king, central park, wbai, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Dale Minor reports from Khe Sanh on the Tet offensive; by WBAI reporters in Vietnam, 1968. BB1325 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: tet, vietnam, pacifica, minor, khe sanh
Al Auster reviews Édouard Molinaro's film of the play La Cage aux Folles and Martin Sherman's play Bent, two recent gay-themed productions showing in New York City.
Source: WBAI
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
628
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THE DELANO GRAPE STRIKE: Cesar Chavez introduced by Hank Anderson. Cesar Chavez, President of the National Farm Workers Association, spoke in Berkeley under the auspices of of Citizens for Farm Labor, on January 5, about the progress of the Delano Grape Strike and the history of the National Farm Workers Association. He is introduced by Henry Anderson, Chairman of Citizens for Farm Labor. - RECORDED in Berkeley. BROADCAST: KPFA, 15 January 1966. (29 min.) BB2358 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: delano, chavez, labor, farm, grape, strike, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING produced by Helen Mickiewicz. Dale Minor covering the Tet offensive; Martin Luther King's speeches; Robert Kennedy's last speech and assassination; and fighting in Vietnam. BROADCAST: KPFA, March 1979. SERIES: KPFA thirty year retrospective| 1968. AZ0265 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: tet, vietnam, pacifica, mickiewicz, minor
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
612
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. speaks out in support of Joan Baez after her arrest for blocking the Oakland Armed Forces Induction Center. Special note: Joan Baez never heard this speech until Pacifica Radio Archives Director Brian DeShazor presented her with a copy of the restored audio. (3:07) Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: king, demonstration, activist, vietnam, pacifica, baez, draft, induction
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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The Invasion Of Czechoslovakia, Ayn Rand. SERIES: Ayn Rand commentary no. 2 - Rand presents her views on the world, international politics, current affairs, and human thought. Series 2 focuses on the quietly aggressive tactics of Communist Russia, as a wolf in sheep's clothing. BROADCAST: WBAI, 30 Oct. 1968. (29:30min) BB3777.02 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: rand, ayn, commentary, czechoslovakia, communism, russia, pacifica, objectivisim
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Composer John Cage talks about artists Robert Rauschenberg and Marcel Duchamp, among others. 46 minutes. PART 1 of 2.
Topics: John Cage, Robert Rauschenberg, Marcel Duchamp
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
593
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Topic: Quentin Crisp
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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The Battle for Hue / reported by Dale Minor. News reports on the fighting in and around Hue during the Tet offensive. Recorded in Da Nang, South Vietnam, 22 Feb. 1968. Pacifica Radio Archive, 1968. BB1327 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: tet, vietnam, pacifica, minor, hue, da nang, war
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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I.F. STONE ON VIETNAM - SERIES: University of California at Berkeley Vietnam Teach-in, May 21, 1965| no. 2 - Talk on the Vietnam War. RECORDED at the University of California, Berkeley. BROADCAST: KPFA, 3 July 1965. (54 min.) BB2218.04 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: stone, vietnam, berkeley, kpfa, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
556
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A Day in the Park - 1968 Festival of Life. Narrated by William Malloch. Recorded: Lincoln Park in Chicago, Ill., 27 Aug. 1968. Description: Sound actuality recorded at the Festival of Life held in Chicago, Ill. which led to the infamous Trial of the Chicago Seven; includes music and confrontation with police. (80 min.) BB4160 a & b - 2 recordings. Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: festival, life, chicago, seven, seale, hayden, rubin, hoffman, pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
534
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REVEREND RALPH ABERNATHY - Speech on the poor people's campaign at Solidarity Day, June 19, 1968. RECORDED: in Washington, D.C. BROADCAST: KPFK, 19 June 1968.(61 min.) BB4836 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: abernathy, pacifica, poor people campaign, solidarity, washington, activism
"Radio documentary about the New York Police Department Public Morals Section"" raid upon the Stonewall Inn on June 27 1969. Patrons of The Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar, fought the police officers, thus starting a riot. This program uses views of the participants, examines the gay life both before and after the event, and its impact upon gay politics and history in the United States. Participants include: Deputy Inspector Seymour Pine; Sylvia Rivera"
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Seymour Cassell discusses John Cassavetes and his film "Faces" with Claire Clouzot. 1968. BB5151 Pacifica Radio Archives.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: film, cassavetes, clouzot, pacifica, rowlands, faces, independent, director
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
502
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Comedy routine which challenges FCC obscenity regulations. Recorded by Roy Tuckman at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, 1977.
Topics: George Carlin, FCC, Pacifica
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Confronted by conservative R.H.Darden, a white reporter, James Baldwin questions his own qualifications to represent the average black man. (3:45)Pacifica Radio Archives
Topics: baldwin, pacifica, darden, race
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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NIXON RALLY - October 31, 1968. Actuality of a pro-Richard Nixon political rally. RECORDED: Madison Square Garden, New York City, 31 Oct. 1968. BROADCAST: WBAI. 1 Nov. 1968. (35 min.) BB3541 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: nixon, rally, president, election, madison, pacifica, politics, vietnam
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Senator Robert F. Kennedy speaking at a luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel . When & Where: Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1968. Recorded: at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles. Description: Political speech. BROADCAST: KPFK 29 May 1968. (19 min.) BB4630 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: kennedy, hilton, pacifica, president, campaign, assassination
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Disc 3 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Blues, Legacies and Black Feminism" by Angela Davis Activist and author Angela Davis discusses several key early blues artists to illustrate how black women helped shape feminist historical traditions through their music. March 1998, Santa Monica, CA, from PZ0300.060.
Topic: Angela Davis
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REPORT FROM FT. JACKSON, SOUTH CAROLINA. Documentary from interviews of soldiers who question American policy in Vietnam. - BROADCAST: WBAI, 26 Feb. 1968. (42 min.) BB3165 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: war, vietnam, documentary, wbai, pacifica
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A young Jesse Jackson leads the demonstrators at Resurrection City in his famous call-and-response poem, "I Am - Somebody". (4:08)
Topics: jackson, somebody, resurrection, poetry, pacifica, jesse
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Disc 7 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Carmen McRae" McRae discusses women's involvement in show business, her own career, and Charlie Parker. KPFA broadcast 16 January 1978, from AZ0146.
Topic: Carmen McRae
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Convention coverage in Chicago, 1968. Sounds from downtown demonstrations and Democratic convention nominations. Reported by Steve Bookshester and Dale Minor, interviews by Julius Lester. Actuality from Pacifica's coverage of the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Examines the political struggles on the floor of the Convention. Features Julius Lester's interviews with Black delegates who talk about the confusion and corruption of the process, as well as his reports on the battle on...
Topics: politic, convention, chicago, knight, ginsberg, pacifica, bookshester
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Composer John Cage talks about artists Robert Rauschenberg and Marcel Duchamp, among others. 104 minutes.
Topics: John Cage, Robert Rauschenberg, Marcel Duchamp
Dave van Ronk and Patrick Sky perform at WBAI's Free Music Store with special guest Phil Ochs on April 21, 1973. The evening is introduced by WBAI's Steve Rathe. The three guitarists switch off performances throughout the evening. Songs played on Part 1 of this recording include Frankie and Johnny, Casey Jones, Flower lady, [song by Patrick Sky about jumping off the Brooklyn Bridge], You ain't so such a much, Pretty smart on my part, Ramblin' hunchback, The legend of the dead soldier, and...
Topics: Folk music, Ochs, Phil, Van Ronk, Dave, Sky, Patrick
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A Speech by Edward M. Kennedy. When & Where: Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1968. Recorded: in Wooster, Massachusetts. Political speech. (20 min.) BB4763 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: kennedy, wooster, speech, pacifica
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WBAI Sampler Tape. Montage of ten important WBAI broadcasts from the mid-1960s. pt.1. From protest to resistance -- pt.2. Does democracy have a future? -- pt.3. Both sides of the bars -- pt.4. The Agony of Greece -- pt.5. Negroes and Jews -- pt.6. Radio unnameable -- pt.7. Reports from Khe Sahn and Hue -- pt.8. Commentaries: Ayn Rand and Neil Fabricant -- pt.9. Tribute to Paul Robeson -- pt.10. This is the Rill speaking. Received Armstrong Award, 1968.(60 min.) BB3620 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: wbai, rand, fabricant, robeson, rill, khe sahn, hue, pacifica
Jane Fonda speaks at the University of California in Berkeley on January 29, 1973. She gives an anti-war speech at a rally for Pat Chenoweth, a soldier facing charges of mutiny in Vietnam. The tape is courtesy of the Chenoweth Defense Committee. She speaks about the Mekong Delta, Nixon's role, and the resilience and strength of the Vietnamese. Fonda reads a few excerpts from one of the chief negotiators of the Provisional Revolutionary Government of South Vietnam in Paris which talks about the...
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Source: KPFA
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Disc 4 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Lena Horne" Singer discusses her career. KPFA broadcast 12 April 1966, from BB0921.
Topic: Lena Horne
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White response to urban riots / Allan Silver. Talk on the anti-minority reaction among whites following the widespread urban violence of the 1960s.|WHITE RESPONSE TO URBAN RIOTS / Allan Silver. - SERIES: Symposium on violence| no. 3 - Talk on the anti-minority reaction among whites following the widespread urban violence of the 1960's. - RECORDED: Columbia University, 19 Apr. 1968. BROADCAST: WBAI, 15 Aug. 1968. BB3546 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: riots, urban, minority, symposium, pacifica
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Documentary on the history, development, and ideology of the PLO. Includes interviews with PLO spokesman Rhashid Khalidy and TV director Ehud Ya'ari. 1979.
Topics: Palestine, Middle East, PLO
Samuel Beckett's radio play Embers directed by Ira Wall and with performances by Stacy Keach and Sudie Bond.
Source: WBAI
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Father and son - Louis and Allen Ginsberg. Recorded in Newark, New Jersey, 19 Jan. 1968. Description: The Ginsbergs read selections of their poetry. 2 recordings (60 min.)BB3433 Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: ginsberg, poetry, father, pacifica
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MARTIN LUTHER KING MEMORIAL IN CENTRAL PARK produced by David Rapkin. Recorded in Central Park Mall, New York City. Description: Actuality of the rally held the day after King's assassination. Includes speeches by Ossie Davis, Dr. Benjamin Spock, James Forman, Florence Kennedy, Lidia Williams, Jarvis Teiner, and Phil Luciano. RECORDED: in Central Park Mall, New York City. BROADCAST: WBAI, 5 Apr. 1968. Part 2 of 2 (17min). BB3172B Pacifica Radio Archives.
Topics: king, mlk, assassination, memorial, king, central park, wbai, pacifica